Western Kentucky vs Troy Final: 75-71 - Recap
|Western Kentucky vs Troy Final: 75-71 - Recap|
Western Kentucky got 23 points and 11 rebounds from T.J. Price en route to a 75-71 victory over Troy on Saturday at Trojan Arena.
Western Kentucky earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 5.5-point spread.
George Fant had 18 points for Western Kentucky and Teeng Akol chipped in with 14 points. T.J. Price had 4 assists for them, while T.J. Price was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Troy got 20 points from Antoine Myers in a losing cause and another 16 points from Deonata Jethroe. Antoine Myers contributed 4 assists for them, while Emil Jones had 4 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Troy were victorious, as the score was 43-35 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Western Kentucky as they grabbed 43 boards, while Troy only had 23.